As any well-travelled gastronome knows, when in Copenhagen, one dines at Noma, or, if passing through Girona, El Celler de Can Roca. Hell, you may even be lucky enough to have eaten at both these culinary Meccas. In which case, there’s just another 999 restaurants to tick off your list of 1,001 dining venues to visit before you’re brown bread, which includes Delhi’s coolest kebab joint and a department store in Tokyo with bento boxes to die for. At 960 pages, it’s not going to slip into the suitcase easily, but for the gourmet armchair traveller, Jenny Linford’s guide is a feast.
1001 Restaurants You Must Experience Before You Die (£20)